Kelly Services Automation Technician in Kansas City, Missouri
Note: This is a full-time, direct-hire,No C2C, 3rd party or H-1B at this time. This position is ONSITE in Kansas City, MO (64120). We appreciate all of our applicants, but we are not able to sponsor at this time. This position will pay up to $32 per hour.
Our client is seeking an Automation Technician in Kansas City, MO.
The global leader in supply chain logistics employing more than 14,000 people in 60+ countries. More than 300,000 supply chains choose to utilize thier products and solutions to optimize efficiencies and eliminate waste throughout the world. Today, the company provides consultative solutions surrounding the efficient and sustainable movement of goods—and manages a global pool of 300 million pallets and containers shared and reused by growers, raw material suppliers, manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers to produce, warehouse, transport and merchandise consumer and industrial goods.
Roles and Responsibilities
As a proactive team member, working varying shifts, the Maintenance (Automation) Technician II is responsible for performing and managing plant maintenance programs under the direction of the Plant Manager. Maintenance activities must ensure that employee health and safety, product safety, and the protection of the environment are never compromised, and that all maintenance activities enhance product quality, plant performance and business priorities. The Maintenance Technician II will adhere to all health and safety policies and directives and maintain a clean safe work area. This position partners with internal and external engineering services and local parts vendors to ensure automated equipment operates at the highest level of efficiencies and will advocate improvement projects as assigned. Responsible for hands on maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of all plant pneumatics, hydraulics, and electric systems including program logic control (PLC) systems The Maintenance Technician I will diagnose and repair mechanical and electrical failures in all plant manufacturing equipment This includes, but is not limited to, conveyers, process pallet handling machines, dismantling, painting and stencilling systems
Responsible for hands on maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of all plant pneumatics, hydraulics, and electric systems including program logic control (PLC) systems controls machine network devices (EthernetIP Network). The Maintenance Technician II will diagnose and repair mechanical and electrical failures in all plant manufacturing equipment. This includes, but is not limited to, conveyers, process pallet handling machines, dismantling, painting and stenciling systems.
Responsible for hands on maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of all process hand tools, such as pneumatic or electric reciprocating saws and nail guns
Performs minor unscheduled maintenance and repair on trucking equipment such as forklifts and yard shuttle trucks
The Maintenance Technician II is responsible for accurate and timely documentation of performance and processes as required by local and regional leadership. The Maintenance Technician II will schedule, execute and properly document work orders within the corporate Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
The Maintenance Technician II will accurately complete additional scheduling and repair material documentation and reporting as required. Active participation in machine process and design improvement forums is required. The Maintenance Technician II will provide coaching on use and repair of industrial production equipment.
Maintenance Technician II will participate in health and safety programs including council or committee meetings, OSHA and corporate mandated training, certification and recertification.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Mechanically inclined – Knowledge of and demonstrable ability to use common mechanics tools.
Willing to work non-traditional hours including nights, weekends and holidays with on-call availability.
High school diploma or GED required.
Ability to stand and walk on concrete floors for up to 12 hours and lift 75 pounds.
Ability to read and use mechanical and electrical schematics for troubleshooting.
Ability to use an electrical Multimeter for troubleshooting.
Understanding of and ability to troubleshoot and repair industrial pneumatic and hydraulic system components, such as pumps, valves, cylinders, motors and solenoids.
Understanding of and ability to troubleshoot and repair industrial electrical system components such as motors, variable AC drives, PLCs, and field sensors.
Understanding of industrial air compressors and peripheral components such as, dryers, water separators and automatic bleed off.
This position requires demonstrated experience and knowledge maintaining and repairing plant production equipment. Specific areas of expertise include:
3-5 years of experience in industrial machine maintenance.
Knowledge of HMI operation and troubleshooting.
Proven track record of production machine maintenance and repair success.
History of effectively working in a team environment.
Demonstrated success handling multiple high priority projects, in addition to normal responsibilities.
Control panels and power cabinets.
3 phase 480-volt power systems.
Rockwell Automation Compact Logic (RSLogix 5000).
Ethernet IP networks, EthernetIP on machine devices and VFDs.
Ability to use and navigate MS office and internet applications.
Knowledge of OSHA and Control of Hazardous Energy procedures and regulations.
NEC 70E electrical Safety.
Ability to use Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS).
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
If interested directly email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
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AboutKelly Services ®
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